7 months PH Navy to arrest illegal fishers in country’s EEZ MB
By Martin Sadongdong  Regardless of nationality, the Philippine Navy (PN) will not hesitate to arrest fishermen who will use illegal fishing techniques that would destroy the minerals and other marine life within the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Robert Empedrad (photo courtesy of Facebook) MANILA BULLETIN Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad, Navy’s Flag Officer-in-Command (FOIC), said there is no question of nationality when it comes to protecting the country’s water resources. “I think regardless kung sino’ng (whatever) fishing vessel na ‘yan (that is), if they do illegal fishing like dynamite fishing, huhulihin talaga namin ‘yan kahit sino man siya (we will ... more